Mathieu Bastareaud Linked With Sensational Move Away From France

Jason Hennessy

Jason Hennessy

Jason is the editor here at RugbyLAD and a proud Limerick man.
Jason Hennessy

Down south.

France and Toulon centre Mathieu Bastareaud could be set for a sensational move down south to play Super Rugby next year.

French newspaper Midi Olympique have revealed the powerful centre has a break clause in his contract with Toulon that would allow him to move to a club outside Europe following the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.

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The report suggests he may move to the Top League in Japan, but that he’s also attracted interest from Super Rugby franchises the Sunwolves and the South African-based Stormers.

No doubt this will be an interesting story in the coming weeks and months…